North Dakota Farmers Union has new leadership following the annual convention. Ryan Taylor of Towner was elected to the state board of directors, representing District 2. Taylor replaces Jim Teigen of Rugby, and Shane Sickler of Gladstone was re-elected to the District 4 seat. Michelle Ziesch of Pettibone was elected to the state board of directors for District 6, who replaces Ellen Linderman of Carrington. NDFU President Mark Watne of Velva and Vice President Bob Kuylen of South Heart were re-elected for another year of leadership.